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Old 11-13-2012, 07:18 PM   #1
 
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I have extremely fine, 2b wavy hair. I'd like to use an oil or mix of oils to keep the frizzies at bay. I tried coconut oil yesterday, and maybe I got too much, but it didn't sink in and looked greasy, plus being solid at room temp makes it harder to get the right amount.

Suggestions for a very light oil?
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Old 11-13-2012, 11:39 PM   #2
 
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I think almond, grapeseed, and apricot oils are light. I've only tried the grapeseed. Hope I helped some!
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Old 11-14-2012, 10:32 PM   #3
 
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+1 on the grapeseed.
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Old 11-16-2012, 11:36 AM   #4
 
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i use tones of oils for my hair for lots of different things. while my hair is pretty crazy, 3c i can use heavier oils as well though when i leave it in, for sealing for example, i like to use light oils.
coconut is one of my favs, though i know not all curlies, particually wavy girls, can use it. try melting it in your hands, or put it on a heater first, use less. that is if you want to try it again.
if not, same really light oils are: grapeseed oil, aprecot oil and my personal fav, argan oil. try argan oil, though it has to be pure. it is reather expensive though its very well worth it, you only need a little bit.
hope i helped a bit.
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Old 03-02-2013, 05:22 AM   #5
 
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You should try hazel nut oil, argan oil, grape seed oil, camellia oil, and one you would really like is fractionated coconut oil....its very light
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Old 03-02-2013, 08:11 AM   #6
 
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I like olive oil, argan oil and coconut oil. Grapeseed oil makes my hair look greasy but it works on my daughter's hair.

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